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Anwar-i-Suhaili [A book on good Counsel illustrated with animal fables]
Title Anwar-i-Suhaili [A book on good Counsel illustrated with animal fables]
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Manuscript
Main Material Paper
Medium Illustrated
Author Mulla Hussain ibn Ali & Waiz-al-Kashifi
Provenance Nawab Bahadur of Murshidabad
Scribe Muhammad Yusuf and Muhammad Sultan Samarqandi
Period / Year of Work A.H 924/1521 A.D.
Language Persian
Script Nastaliq
Number of folios 281
Number of Illustrations 38 & 4 seals (illegible),19 lines to a page,
Dimensions 20x29.3cm
Brief Description Persian version of Panchantantra and Hitopodesha, being a collection of 100 selective fables originally composed in Sanskrit.